About this NVQ course

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering is designed to assess occupational competence in the workplace. Learners are required to demonstrate their skills, knowledge and experience in Plastering. This qualification is suitable for practicing Plastering, Solid and Fibrous.

This NVQ provides formal recognition of practicing as a Plasterer.

Q2W offer a nationwide NVQ service, made possible using our on-line NVQ portfolio Learning Assistant. Your NVQ will be assessed using the product of your work e.g. contract documents. Your knowledge will be assessed using professional discussion or written reflective account.

How much will my NVQ level 2 cost?

Price: £650.00 + VAT per delegate

NVQ Payment Terms

50% to begin the NVQ process; followed by 50% upon completion.

(Payment plans may be available upon request)

NVQ Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this NVQ qualification, however the potential learner must be able to demonstrate that they can meet the skills, knowledge and experience requirements of the NVQ in Plastering before enrolment.

How long will my NVQ take to complete?

An NVQ assessment plan will be agreed during your Initial NVQ assessment & NVQ Induction; a planned end date will be agreed. However, we would expect your NVQ qualification to be complete with sixteen weeks.

How is the NVQ qualification assessed?

Learning Assistant is the on-line NVQ portfolio used by Q2W. During the Initial assessment your assessor will identify the most appropriate optional units and provide advice and guidance regarding the range of evidence required. At this stage you will be introduced to Learning Assistant and uploading evidence for your NVQ. Feedback regarding your progress will be provided in a variety of ways: contact records transmitted using Learning Assistant, which also includes a % complete indicator. Your assessor will also maintain regular contact by phone, text message and email. Your assessor will provide support throughout the assessment process to ensure timely completion of your NVQ.

Industry recognition & benefits

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering , qualifies the holder to apply for the Construction Skills Certifciation Scheme (CSCS) blue skill card (https://www.cscs.uk.com/card-type/skilled-worker/)

Grants

Q2W are a CITB, Approved Training Organisation (ATO) for NVQs.
What is a CITB ATO?
A CITB ATO is an organisation that provides construction training courses and qualifications to a defined and industry-agreed training standard. As an approved ATO, Q2W will upload your NVQ achievement to trigger an automated NVQ grant payment of £600.00 (subject to eligibility).
How do I claim my grant?
You can claim NVQ achievement grants if you’re an employer who is registered with CITB. This includes small employers (wage bill of less than £80k) who don’t have to pay the levy. https://www.citb.co.uk/grant/new-grants-scheme-2018/grant-scheme-rules/

CSCS Card Information

You will apply directly to CSCS for your card after you receive your NVQ certificate through the post from us. Link below for more information:

https://www.cscs.uk.com/applying-for-cards/

Course contents & units

NVQ level 2 in Plastering

Mandatory Units:

  1. Conforming to General Safety in the Workplace
  2. Conforming to Efficient Working Practices in the Workplace
  3. Moving and Handling Resources in the Workplace

Pathways;

Solid-Basic

Mandatory Units

  1. Applying Finishing Plaster to Background Surfaces in The Workplace

Optional Units

  1. Producing Internal Solid Plastering Finishes in The Workplace
  2. Producing External Solid Render Finishes
  3. Installing Direct Bond Dry Linings
  4. Laying Sand and Cement Screeds to Levels And/or Falls
  5. Applying Projection Plaster and Maintaining Equipment
  6. Installing Mechanically Fixed Plasterboard

Solid – Full

Mandatory Units

  1. Producing Internal Solid Plastering Finishes
  2. Producing External Solid Render Finishes

Optional Units

  1. Applying Finishing Plaster to Background Surfaces in The Workplace
  2. Installing Direct Bond Drylining in The Workplace
  3. Laying Sand and Cement Screeds to Levels And/or Falls
  4. Applying Projection Plaster and Maintaining Equipment
  5. Installing Mechanically Fixed Plasterboard

 

Fibrous – Basic

Mandatory Units

  1. Positioning and Securing Fibrous Plaster Component in The Workplace
  2. Repairing Fibrous Plaster Components in The Workplace

Optional Units (there are no optional units available with this course)

 

Fibrous – Full

Mandatory Units

  1. Positioning and Securing Fibrous Plaster Component In The Workplace
  2. Repairing Fibrous Plaster Components in The Workplace
  3. Producing Fibrous Plaster Components in The Workplace

Optional Units (there are no optional units available with this course)

 

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Pay now to book this course. Select your regional zone for price information.
50% payment to begin the NVQ process; followed by 50% upon completion.

Course:
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering
Price:
£650.00 GBP + VAT
Pay Now:
£325.00 GBP + VAT

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